In this post, you will learn the 9 essential question words in English with examples and interactive activities that will allow you to check your answers!
|What||When asking for information about something, asking for repetition, or asking for a reason |
What is your name?
What? I can’t hear you!
What can I get you?
What are you looking for?
|Where||When asking for a place or position|
Where do you come from?
Where do you live?
|When||When asking about time.|
When did you come to Australia?
When are you coming to visit me?
|Who||When asking what or which person or people.|
Who are you looking for?
Who do you go for?
|Why||When asking for a reason.|
Why did you come to school late?
Why do you want to lose weight?
Why don’t you buy a car?
|Which||When asking about choice.|
Which one do you like?
Which class are you in?
|Whom||When asking what or which person or object.|
Whom should I speak to?
Whom did you talk to?
|Whose||When asking about ownership or possession.|
Whose bag is this?
Whose turn is it?
|How||When asking about manner or condition or explaining a process|
How can I help you?
How long have you been in Australia?